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Spanish abortion law prompts women's group protests

3 February 2014 Last updated at 07:17 GMT

A draft law to ban abortion in Spain in all but a small number of circumstances has sparked angry protests by women's action groups.

The new legislation would only permit abortions in cases of rape or when the mother's health was at serious risk.

The government has hinted it will modify the draft law, following protests, but opinion polls suggest that it is still likely to lose the ruling Popular Party votes.

Tom Burridge reports from Madrid.